Overview

Comprehensive Description

Biology

Not a seasonal killifish. Is difficult to maintain in aquarium (Ref. 27139).
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Distribution

Western Atlantic: USA.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

15.0 cm TL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 27139))
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Type Information

Type for Fundulus vinctus
Catalog Number: USNM 30973
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Collector(s): J. Xantus
Locality: St. Lucas, Baja California Sur, Mexico, North America
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

benthopelagic; non-migratory; brackish; marine
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Benefits

Importance

aquarium: commercial
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